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Crap From The Past - March 6, 1992: Ron Filled In For Todd Havens's Two-Hour Show After Crap From The Past So The Show Seemed Twice As Long


Published March 6, 1992


A pop music radio show for people who already know plenty about pop music, hosted by Ron "Boogiemonster" Gerber. From January 1992 - May 1992, the show ran every Friday afternoon from 2-4 on 88.5 WRUR-FM, Rochester, New York. Most of these shows were preceded by a half-hour request-free show called "Songs I Listen To In My Car".



Notes

Here is a listing of all shows saved to date and a listing of all the playlists to date.

Y.M.C.A. - Village People (1979)
MAMA USED TO SAY - Junior (1982)
CUM ON FEEL THE NOIZE - Quiet Riot (1983)
DANCING GIRLS - Nik Kershaw (1984)
GOT TO BE REAL - Cheryl Lynn (1979)
LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER - Captain and Tennille (1975)
LIVE IS LIFE - Opus (1986)
GYPSYS TRAMPS AND THIEVES - Cher (1971)
HEAD OVER HEELS - Go-Go's (1984)
WHITE LINES (DON'T DON'T DO IT) - Grandmaster and Melle Mel (1984)
TEAR THE ROOF OFF THE SUCKER (GIVE UP THE FUNK) - Parliament (1976)
ONE NIGHT IN BANGKOK - Murray Head (1985)
DIN DAA DAA - George Kranz (1983)
DO YOU REALLY WANT TO HURT ME - Culture Club (1983)
(YOU GOTTA) FIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHT (TO PARTY) - Beastie Boys (1987)
GREASE - Frankie Valli (1978)
ROCKIT - Herbie Hancock (1983)
SAVE A PRAYER - Duran Duran (1985)
MICKEY - Toni Basil (1982)
WORKING FOR THE WEEKEND - Loverboy (1982)
DON'T PAY THE FERRYMAN - Chris DeBurgh (1983)
CARS - Gary Numan (1980)
THE SAFETY DANCE - Men Without Hats (1983)
BANG THE DRUM ALL DAY - Todd Rundgren (1983)
SATURDAY NIGHT - Bay City Rollers (1976)
GOODY TWO SHOES - Adam Ant (1983)
SEASONS IN THE SUN - Terry Jacks (1974)
STAYIN' ALIVE - Bee Gees (1978)
NINE TO FIVE - Dolly Parton (1981)
THE WARRIOR - Scandal featuring Patty Smyth (1984)
ROCK AND ROLL FANTASY - Bad Company (1979)
GOOD TIMES ROLL - The Cars (1979)
TOO SHY - Kajagoogoo (1983)
OWNER OF A LONELY HEART - Yes (1984)
DON'T GO - Yaz (1982)
KISS - Prince (1986)
BROKEN/HEAD OVER HEELS/BROKEN - Tears For Fears (1985)
ANOTHER LOVER - Giant Steps (1988)
HAZY SHADE OF WINTER - Bangles (1988)
FUNKYTOWN - Pseudo Echo (1987)
TUFF ENUFF - Fabulous Thunderbirds (1986)
DON'T BRING ME DOWN - Electric Light Orchestra (1979)
LATE IN THE EVENING - Paul Simon (1980)
STEPPIN' OUT - Joe Jackson (1982)
I RAN (SO FAR AWAY) - A Flock Of Seagulls (1982)
TEMPTED - Squeeze (1981)
TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART - Bonnie Tyler (1983)
WHAT I AM - Edie Brickell and New Bohemians (1989)
ROOM TO MOVE - Animotion (1989)
HOLD ME NOW - Thompson Twins (1984)
DREAM WEAVER - Gary Wright (1976)
TURN IT ON AGAIN - Genesis (1980)
WEIRD SCIENCE - Oingo Boingo (1985)
PRESSURE - Billy Joel (1982)
FREEZE FRAME - J. Geils Band (1982)
SHATTERED DREAMS - Johnny Hates Jazz (1988)
WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE - Guns N Roses (1988)
SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT - Nirvana (1992)

Songs I listen to in my car (ran before CFTP):

I LOVE YOU - Climax Blues Band (1981)
STAY WITH ME TONIGHT - Jeffrey Osborne (1984)
LET'S GO TO BED - The Cure (1983)
IT'S ONLY NATURAL - Crowded House (1991)
BAD CASE OF LOVING YOU (DOCTOR DOCTOR) - Robert Palmer (1989 remix; originally recorded 1979)
I'M TOO SEXY - Right Said Fred (1992)
SLEDGEHAMMER - Peter Gabriel (1986)
I GOT YOU (I FEEL GOOD) - James Brown (1965)

Reviews

Reviewer: gwpom - - February 20, 2014
Subject: Loving the time trip
It's kind of scary to think that Terry the Hot Babe is now 44. Talk about time warps. Great show Ron, am enjoying the time travel with you, and am glad you're still doing what you love...
Reviewer: franks283 - - August 15, 2011
Subject: great show
But first off, who is this Ellen? Lets go to bed, I love you..and most troubling...Sledgehammer! Just kidding, love the stuff I listen too.... Great overall show, and I love these early shows. Lotta good flow!
Crowded House song is beautiful. Some Don't Pay The Ferryman(Ron played this song a lot)..the Joe Jackson song...bangles...great great stuff!